Douglas Hamp graduated from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem with an M.A. in the Hebrew Bible and Its World where he specialized in ancient languages including Biblical Hebrew and Greek. He served as an assistant pastor at Calvary Chapel Costa Mesa for six years, where he lectured and developed curriculum at the School of Ministry, Spanish School of Ministry and Calvary Chapel Bible College Graduate School. He founded The Way Congregation in Denver, CO and serves as senior pastor. He is the author of Discovering the Language of Jesus, The First Six Days Corrupting the Image, the Millennium Chronicles, Reclaiming the Rapture, Commonwealth Theology Essentials, Pandemonium's Engine, as well as numerous articles, and DVD presentations. He lectures frequently on biblical languages, creationism and End-Times Bible Prophecy in the United States and internationally in English and Spanish.